Garden-Spa Baby Sprinkle

When my sister-in-law had her first baby, we threw a gigantic shower—catered food, centerpieces, and a lot of guests. After all, the baby was the future, first grandchild of our big family. With her second bundle of joy on the way, Ayesha pleaded with me to do something smaller, if anything at all. I kept […]

Cocktail of the Week: Pineapple Rum Punch

  Today is officially the first day of autumn, but this 90-degree weather feels like summer has decided to hold on a little while longer! So let’s join the sunshine and imbibe in this summery sweet rum concoction. Pineapple Rum Punch Ingredients 1 cup  rum 3 cups ginger ale 3 cups pineapple juice Fresh pineapple, […]

Jade Roper Tolbert’s Pink Baby Shower

This bright, bubbly and pink baby shower will have a long standing place as one of our favorites! Bachelor and Bachelor in Paradise personality, Jade Roper Tolbert celebrated her pregnancy—of newly born, baby Emmy—with a delightfully feminine brunch surrounded by her best ladies in a beautiful garden setting.     Guests were greeted with a […]

Cocktail of the Week: Lemonade Prosecco Punch

  Gearing up for a Labor Day weekend by the pool? Spend this “goodbye summer” holiday sipping a crisp and refreshing punch. Super simple and super delicious, you’ll love this sweet Lemonade Prosecco Punch. It also makes a fabulous addition to bridal showers, brunches, birthdays…pretty much anything that calls for some bubbly. Whatever your occasion, […]

Tips for Hosting a Greenery Themed Kitchen Shower

Now that we live in a world blessed with Pinterest and Instagram, party hosting is serious business. From the plethora of ideas, inspirations and DIYs to filter frenzied sharing—start to finish, your plans can easily be influenced by lots and lots of people. Which is not a bad thing! Three cheers for idea sharing. But wow, […]

Cocktail of the Week: Frosè

  Today, we’re celebrating FriYay with a litte Frosè ✨ That’s right, y’all—basic is now served frozen. And how delicious it is! If you’re looking for a fun brunch alternative to the classic mimosa bar or just planning a night with the gals, this beauty is for you. Plus, even though we’re winding down on summer here (tears), there […]

Tuscan Style Dinner Party

  It’s official, wedding planners have more fun—or maybe just the most fabulous dinner parties! From the setting to the decor and menu, this Tuscan style dinner produced by Be Inspired PR was simply divine. The soft gray and lavender color scheme was a perfect complement to the stunning Sunstone Winery location. We also found […]

Cocktail of the Week: Chinatown Rickey

  We’ve tried our hand at a Gin Rickey and a Gin & Tonic, of course, but this was a first for the Chinatown Ricky! It was not a disappointment. The lime and mint gave the drink a refreshing crisp while the sherry added a nutty twist. We threw in some festive personalized Stir Sticks and […]

Cocktail of the Week: Watermelon and Cucumber Vodka

  Now’s the time to enjoy fresh, deliciously sweet watermelon. Even with access to most fruits and veggies year round, there’s nothing quite like in-season produce. Whether you plan on biting into a juicy slice, whipping up a sweet salad or pouring a craft cocktail, watermelon is one ingredient that will sing all summer long. […]

Starcom “All You Need Is Love” Party

  Closing out the month of June, former Starcom Executive Vice President Jens Welin threw a summer party that was full of color, laughter, dancing, booze, food and a little bit of rain. The event was a toast to the hard work of the creative teams Welin oversaw, as well as a goodbye party before he […]